Practical Insights on Solutions for ICT4D Projects

What is ICT4D Solution?What is an ICT4D Solution in International Development?

An ICT4D Solution is the use of digital tools in international development programs to accelerate social and economic advancement of poor and marginalized communities. ICT4D Solutions can support education, health, agriculture, economic goals using innovative technologies or methodologies. The Principles of Digital Development guide development professionals in successful local project interventions and national program deployments.

Examples of ICT4D Solutions

Please find below an ever-expanding list of successful ICT4D Solutions deployed by international development practitioners and humanitarian relief agencies.

3 Strategies for Responsibly Deploying Generative AI in Your Program

3 Strategies for Responsibly Deploying Generative AI in Your Program

Published on: May 30 2024 by Guest Writer - Leave a Comment
Generative AI (GenAI) is remarkable, but to be truly useful it needs to do things that help your organization achieve its goals, safely, reliably and affordably...
Lessons Learned: I Built a Successful Generative AI Chatbot that Failed

Lessons Learned: I Built a Successful Generative AI Chatbot that Failed

Published on: May 16 2024 by Wayan Vota - 7 Comments
Grab your popcorn! This is gonna be a great crash and burn story about Generative AI success and failure in 2024! I recently built a GenAI chatbot that successfully...
Find Generative AI Insights in USAID Development Experience Clearinghouse

Find Generative AI Insights in USAID Development Experience Clearinghouse

Published on: May 07 2024 by Sponsored Post - 2 Comments
In the complex world of international development, understanding what works and what doesn’t is crucial to maximizing the impact of foreign aid. Traditionally,...
Please Give Your Feedback: Use Generative AI to Decipher the Foreign Affairs Manual

Please Give Your Feedback: Use Generative AI to Decipher the Foreign Affairs Manual

Published on: Apr 16 2024 by Wayan Vota - Comments Off on Please Give Your Feedback: Use Generative AI to Decipher the Foreign Affairs Manual
The Foreign Affairs Manual (FAM) is a comprehensive and authoritative source for the US State Department’s organization structures, policies, and procedures....
Navigating the Moral Maze of Artificial Intelligence in the Digital Age

Navigating the Moral Maze of Artificial Intelligence in the Digital Age

Published on: Jan 10 2024 by Guest Writer - Comments Off on Navigating the Moral Maze of Artificial Intelligence in the Digital Age
Imagine a future where artificial intelligence (AI) revolutionizes our lives – equitably! – a world where AI’s transformative power uplifts everyone,...
Apply Now: £250,000 for Innovation Solutions to Humanitarian Challenges

Apply Now: £250,000 for Innovation Solutions to Humanitarian Challenges

Published on: Jan 08 2024 by Wayan Vota - 10 Comments
With over 350 million people worldwide requiring humanitarian assistance – a number that is set to continue growing – now, more than ever, we are seeing the...
ChatGPT vs Claude: Can FAR be Successfully Analyzed by Public Generative AI Solutions?

ChatGPT vs Claude: Can FAR be Successfully Analyzed by Public Generative AI Solutions?

Published on: Nov 29 2023 by Wayan Vota - 3 Comments
OpenAI released ChatGPT 3.0 to the world exactly one year ago and we’ve all been on a wild Generative AI ride since then. Thankfully, as loyal ICTworks readers,...
7 Ways to Use Large Language Models in International Development

7 Ways to Use Large Language Models in International Development

Published on: Nov 08 2023 by Guest Writer - 2 Comments
Greetings, humans! In the vast expanse of the digital realm, I, an enthusiastic Large Language Model (LLM), have taken it upon myself to demystify the wonders of...
Apply Now: $100,000 Grants for Your Climate Technology Solution

Apply Now: $100,000 Grants for Your Climate Technology Solution

Published on: Nov 06 2023 by Wayan Vota - 19 Comments
Climate change is a key driver of many of the changes occurring at the global and local level, across every economy, sector, supply chain, and industry. However,...
3 Ways Indonesians Use Generative AI for Social Impact

3 Ways Indonesians Use Generative AI for Social Impact

Published on: Oct 11 2023 by Guest Writer - Comments Off on 3 Ways Indonesians Use Generative AI for Social Impact
ChatGPT, Bard, and DALL-E are just three of the many Generative Artificial Intelligence platforms that are gaining increasing interest in the international development...